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Fellow Berners, Let’s Get Over the Finish Line With Hillary (Forward Together)

There have been many elections when I believed the choices we made were crucial. None has been as crucial or as indicative as this...

Sen. Richard Burr and Infinite “Jest”: He’s Not Funny, But a Menace

US Senator Richard Burr (R-NC) went out on a limb again this week. And he showed the kind of man he is (not good)....

And So It Begins: Early Voting In NC

Tim Kaine came to North Carolina today to inspire GOTV. Here is WRAL's coverage of the event. (Though planning to go, in the end,...

Jill Stein, Her Supporters and the Unbearable Lightness of Being

"I am not so narcissistic to say I cannot vote for Hillary Clinton," said ultra liberal Angela Davis recently. Nor am I. But it...

Part 2: Consequences of North Carolina’s HB2: (Don’t Try This At Home, Virginia)

This diary shows how a run-away political party can decimate a state economy while pretending they have made things great, much as in a...

Update On North Carolina’s HB2: Don’t Try this at Home, Virginia

I have addressed this issue before, but recent events require a revisit. Across North Carolina, people are hurting because of the infamous, anti-LGBT HB2....

Fear Itself: Antiterrorism, Crying Wolf and Hysteria

Twice in one weekend a few weeks weeks ago, there was a false claim of an active shooter in a public place and a...

Lies, Damned Lies and Statistics: Media Failure and the Double Standard

One of the amazing things about being a political blogger at this moment in time is having to deal with the abject, historic and...

BREAKING: Federal Appeals Court in Richmond Just Overturned NC’s “Voter ID” Bill

The Federal Court of Appeal in Richmond, VA just overturned North Carolina's vote suppression bill. Here is more from WRAL. I have written here previously...
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Stunningly On-Point Video About the Foreign Policy Stakes

There is nothing I can say today that could come close to this DNC video, "Solemn Responsibility," addressing  the solemn responsibility of the presidency...
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